MARTINEZ, Ga. - Virginia Bradley Matthews of Martinez, Ga., died at 9:35 p.m. on August 30, 2001. She was born on November 9, 1954 in Calhoun County, South Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Ned and Mary Bradley. She is survived by her husband, Edgar L. Matthews; daughter, Tyra S. Matthews; and stepson, Edgar L.P. Matthews of Martinez; and her in-laws, Edgar and Helen Matthews of Evans; her sister-in-law, Eleanor L. Matthews of New York City, N.Y.; and her aunts, Ann Olds of Augusta and Dorothy Henderson of New Jersey; her brothers, Henry Sumter and Willie Bradley of New Jersey, Barry Bradley of West Palm Beach, Fla.; sisters, Joan Irving of Indianapolis, Ind., Loretta Bradley and Georgia Lee Snowden of New Jersey, Ella Tilley of Norwalk, Conn.; along with a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be held in Passaic, New Jersey. A memorial service will be held at Dents Funeral Home, Sunday, September 2, 2001, at 3 p.m. The Historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800s.
The Augusta Chronicle-September 1, 2001